Re: editing library's soname (was Re: Fixed in upload of curl 7.14.1-1 to experimental)
On Sat, Sep 24, 2005 at 04:52:31PM +0200, Domenico Andreoli wrote:
> yes, i'm aware of this. it is due to the libcurl-gnutls.so.3 soname
> still being libcurl.so.3. everything else is in place for a good upload.
> as of today, i've not found a solution different from patching the
> makefiles. i'd like a tool to modify this kind of things in the elf,
> probably elfsh is what i'm looking for. something to run after the
> build process. any idea?
In general you can't do this unless you're replacing it with a shorter
soname. I highly recommend fixing the build system instead.